Topic: Township Officers

Trimble Township, Town Officers 1827-1868

At the first election for township officers in 1827, which was held at the house of William Bagley, James Price, James Bosworth, and Jeremiah Cass were judges of the election, and Samuel B. Johnson and Cyrus Tuttle, clerks. Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. choose a state: Any AL AK AZ AR CA CO CT DE DC FL GA HI ID IL IN IA KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WI WY INTL Start Now Township Trustees 1827-1868. 1827 William Bagley, James Bosworth, Solomon Newton. 1828 Jeremiah Cass, Elijah Alderman, Solomon Newton. 1829 Joseph McDonald, James Price, Solomon Newton. 1830 David Eggleston, James Price, Solomon Newton. 1831 Jonathan Watkins, James Price, Solomon Newton. 1832 Wanting. 1833 Elijah Alderman, Thomas Dew, John Ivers. 1834 Elijah Alderman, Luther Mingus, Enoch Rutter. 1835 Wanting. 1836 Solomon Newton, Andrew McKee, William Shaner. 1837 Jonathan Watkins, Andrew McKee, William Shaner. 1838 Solomon Newton, Andrew McKee, Ebenezer Shaner. 1839 William McKee, Andrew McKee, John Ivers. 1840 Thos. L. Love, Andrew Rutter, Wanting. 1841 James Hage, W J. Hartley, Wanting. 1842 James Hage, John B. Johnson, Wanting. 1843 James Hage, Isaac N. Joseph, William J. Hartley. 1844 William McClellan, Isaac N. Joseph, William J....

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Rome Township, Town Officers 1811-1868

Township Trustees 1811-1868. 1811 Job Ruter, Elijah Hatch, James Crippen. 1812 Daniel Stewart, George Barrows, John Thompson. 1813 Elijah Rowell, James Crippen, John Thompson. 1814 Daniel Stewart, James Crippen, Joshua Selby. 1815 Daniel Stewart, James Crippen, William Barrows. 1816 Daniel Stewart, Elijah Hatch, Joshua Selby. 1817 James Crippen, John Thompson, Henry Barrows. 1818-19 James Crippen, Archelaus Stewart, Henry Barrows. 1820 James Crippen, Archelaus Stewart, Daniel Stewart. 1821 James Crippen, John Thompson, Daniel Stewart. 1822 Elijah Hatch, Joshua Selby, Daniel Stewart. 1823 James Crippen, Elmer Rowell, Archelaus Stewart. 1824 William S. Doan, Joshua Selby, Henry Barrows. 1825 Daniel Stewart, Elijah Dalbey, Peter Beebe. 1826 Daniel Stewart, Elijah Dalbey, James Crippen. 1827 Daniel Stewart, Josephus Butts, Joshua Selby. 1828 John Thompson, Josephus Butts, Joshua Selby. 1829 John Johnson, Josephus Butts, Joshua Selby. 1830 John Thompson, Josephus Butts, Daniel D. Cross. 1831 John Johnson, Josephus Butts, Joseph Mitchell. 1832 William S. Doan, James E. Hatch, Joseph Mitchell. 1833-34 Levi Stewart, James E. Hatch, Joseph Mitchell. 1835 Alexander Stewart, James E. Hatch, Peter Beebe. 1836 Joseph Mitchell, James E. Hatch, Samuel Hill. 1837 Joseph Mitchell, S. T. Richardson, George Warren. 1838 James E. Hatch, Joshua Calvert, George Warren. 1839 Peter Beebe, Wilson Selby, Wm. P. Doan. 1840-41 Peter Beebe, Joseph Mitchell, Levi Stewart. 1842 Daniel B. Stewart, William Mitchell, Nelson Cook. 1843 William P. Doan, William Crippen, B. F. Johnson. 1844 Peter Grosvenor,...

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Lodi Township Town Officers 1827-1868

Township Trustees. 1827-28 Joseph Thompson, Elam Frost, John L. Kelly. 1829 Joseph Thompson, Rufus P. Cooley, John L. Kelly. 1830 Francis B. Drake, Thomas Miles, Abner Frost. 1831 Joseph Thompson, Elam Frost, John L. Kelly. 1832 Joseph Thompson, Thomas Miles, A. M. Williams. 1833 John Bodwell, Francis B. Drake, Abner Frost. 1834 Luther Dinsmore, John L. Kelly, J. B. Force. 1835 Luther Dinsmore, John L. Kelly, G. H. Cooley. 1836 Charles Brown, John L. Kelly, John Carlton, 1837 Samuel Day, George Eaton, Cyrus 0. McGrath. 1838 Joseph Bobo, John Carlton, David Whaley. 1839 Calvin F. Dains, Ezra H. Miller, Rufus P. Cooley. 1840 Samuel Day, Wakeman Hull, Rufus P. Cooley. 1841 Samuel Day, Julius Stone, George Blazer. 1842 Samuel Day, Jehu Acley, Churchill Creesey. 1843 Wakeman Hull, Jehu Acley, Churchill Creesey. 1844 John Cather, Jehu Acley, Churchill Creesey. 1845 Joseph Cremer, John L. Kelly, John Whittington. 1846 James G. Roberts, Wakeman Hull, John Whittington. 1847 Julius Stone, Wakeman Hull, John L. Kelly. 1848 William Jeffers, Wakeman Hull, John L. Kelly. 1849 William Jeffers, D. H. Miles, Amos Moore. 1850 William Jeffers, Joseph Cremer, William Bart. 1851 Churchill Creesey, Ebenezer Williams, William Bart. 1852 Churchill Creesey, Ebenezer Williams, D. H. Miles. 1853 Joseph Cremer, Ebenezer Williams, D. H. Miles. 1854 E. Williams, David Hart, Wm. Jeffers. 1855 Wm. Wilson, D. D. Miller, Wm. Jeffers. 1856-57 John Kelly, D. D. Miller,...

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Lee Township Town Officers 1820-1868

The town was incorporated in 1844. At the first election for town officers John V. Brown was chosen mayor, and J. M. Gorsline recorder. For a number of years afterward there was no election, but since 1855 they have been held regularly. Town Officers of Albany since 1855. 1855.-Mayor, Albert Vorhes; Recorder, Henry Wells; Treasurer, John Vorhes; Councilmen, John Brown, J. M. Gorsline, Wm. Smith, Peter Morse, and David Sampson. 1856.-Mayor, Albert Vorhes; Recorder, John Brown; Treasurer, John Vorhes; Councilmen, Wm. R. Collins, Peter Morse, W. W. Kurtz, J. M. Gorsline, and P. McCann. 1859.-Mayor, A. Palmer; Recorder, J. E. Rutledge; Treasurer, John Vorhes; Councilmen, H. L. Graham, David Sampson, John Dewing, Wm. C. Lindley, and John Slaughter. 1858.-Mayor, Almus Lindley; Recorder, J. E. Rutledge; Treasurer, H. L. Graham; Councilmen, John Dewing, Wm. C. Lindley, C. D. Lindley, A. Vorhes, and Chandler Rossetter. 1859.-Mayor, W. B. Dicksen; Recorder, J. E. Rutledge; Treasurer, H. L. Graham; Councilmen, W. C. Lindley, John Slaughter, S. M. Preshaw, J. Q Mitchell, and Almus Lindley. 1860.-Mayor, S. M. Preshaw; Recorder, W. A. Rigg; Treasurer, H. L. Graham; Councilmen, Almus Lindley, John Q Mitchell, John Brown, John Slaughter, and Albert Vorhes. 1861.-Mayor, John Brown; Recorder, Thomas D. McGrath; Treasurer, Albert Vorhes; Councilmen, A. D. Jaynes, John Vorhes, C. L. Wilson, Wm. C. Lindley, and George Rice. 1862.-Mayor, James M. Gorsline; Recorder, A. Palmer; Treasurer, A....

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Dover Township Town Officers 1825-1868

We have not been able to procure the records of the township previous to 1825; they have been lost or destroyed. The following are the township trustees since that time. Township Trustees 1825-1868. 1825 Resolved Fuller, Daniel Weethee, Samuel B. Johnson. 1826 Jonathan Allen, Simon H. Mansfield, William Bagley. 1827 Jeremiah Morris, Simon H. Mansfield, Josiah True. 1828 Resolved Fuller, Simon H. Mansfield, Josiah True. 1829 Jeremiah Morris, Simon H. Mansfield, Horace Carter. 1830 Daniel Weethee, Simon H. Mansfield, Josiah True. 1831 Samuel Stevens, Jeremiah Morris, Josiah True. 1832 Samuel Stevens, Robert Conn, Josiah True. 1833 Samuel Stevens, Robert Conn, Josiah True. 1834 John Armstrong, Robert Conn, Josiah True. 1835 Jeremiah Morris, Jonathan Connett, Josiah True. 1836-37 John Armstrong, S. R. Fox, Josiah True. 1838 Record lost. 1839 John Armstrong, Matthew McCune, David Tarrnerd. 1840 Mason B. Brown, Harry Clark, Josiah True. 1841 Jeremiah Morris, Matthew McCune, Josiah True. 1842 John Armstrong, Matthew McCune, Josiah True. 1843-44 Albert Harper, Matthew McCune, Josiah True. 1845 William Hyde, Matthew McCune, Josiah True. 1846 Azariah Pratt, Matthew McCune, Josiah True. 1847 Henry Brown, Matthew McCune, Josiah True. 1848 Azariah Pratt, Matthew McCune, Josiah True. 1849 William Edwards, Austen Fuller, Josiah True. 1850-51 Matthew McCune, Austen Fuller, W. S. Hyde. 1852 Matthew McCune, Austen Fuller, James Culver. 1853 Seth Fuller, Austen Fuller, John Spencer. 1854 Seth Fuller, W. S. Hyde, John Spencer. 1855...

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Carthage Township Town Officers 1855-1868

The early records of the township are lost, and there is no list of its officers prior to 1855. The population in 1820 was 320; in 1830 it was 395; in 1840 it was 734; in 1850 it was 1,087; in 1860 it was 1,827. Township Trustees 1855-1868. 1855 Hiram Frost, Vincent Caldwell, Caleb Wells. 1856-57 Jacob S. Coen, R. M. Wilson, Walter Glazier. 1858 William Mills. R. M. Wilson, Walter Glazier. 1859 Cyrenus Stout, Simeon Buck, Asa P. Jeffers. 1860 Walter Glazier, James Buck, Asa P. Jeffers. 1861 Walter Glazier, S. H. Lottridge, Cyrenus Stout. 1862 William Merrill, S. H. Lottridge, Cyrenus Stout. 1863 Aaron Stort, William Russel, John W Nicholson. 1864 S. H. Lottridge, Amasa Saunders, Charles Stout. 1865 William Russell, Amasa Saunders, Charles Stout. 1866 William Russell, David G. Frost, John W. Nicholson. 1867 William Russell, David G. Frost, E. M. Young. 1868 Avery N. Saunders, Joseph D. Webster, Hiram C. Frost. Township Clerics 1855-1868. 1855-Washington Hull. 1856-60-James Elliott. 1861-62-David Frost. 1863-James Elliott, who has been re-elected each year since. Justices of the Peace 1852-1866. 1852-Daniel Tubbs, S. W. Lottridge, and John Elliott. 1855-Isaac Hull and Richard M. Wilson. 1857-John Whittington. 1858-Richard M. Wilson. 1860-John Whittington. 1861-Jacob S. Coen. 1863-John Whittington. 1864-Jacob S. Coen. 1865-Curtis Raincer and John Hammond. 1866-Simon H....

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Canaan Township Town Officers 1819-1868

The first election for township trustees was held at the house of Edward Pilcher, April 5, 1819. John C. Carico and Stephen Pilcher were judges, and Joshua Hoskinson and John McGill clerks of the election. Township Trustees 1819-1868. 1819 Parker Carpenter, Stephen Pilcher, George Bean. 1820 Martin Mansfield, Stephen Pilcher, George Bean. 1821 Martin Mansfield, Martin Boyles, George Bean. 1822 Parker Carpenter, Martin Boyles, Elijah Pilcher. 1823 Martin Mansfield, Andrew J. Hoskinson, Samuel Warren. 1824 Martin Mansfield, Philip M. Starr, Samuel Warren. 1825 Joshua Hoskinson, Stephen Pilcher, John Boyles. 1826 John C. Carico, George Boyles, William Hallert. 1827 Stephen Pitcher, Parker Carpenter, John Boyles. 1828 No election-old trustees acted. 1829 Stephen Pilcher, Parker Carpenter, Joshua Hoskinson. 1830 Martin Mansfield, Martin Boyles, Elijah Pilcher. 1831 Martin Mansfield, Martin Boyles, Stephen Pilcher. 1832-33 William Burch, George Bean, Stephen Pilcher. 1834 William Burch, Martin Mansfield, Robert Bean. 1835 Elijah Pilcher, Joshua Hoskinson, Robert Bean. 1836 Martin Mansfield, Frederic Wood, Robert Bean. 1837 Amos Miller, John G. Bean, Parker Carpenter. 1838 Martin Mansfield, Jacob Tedrow, Parker Carpenter. 1839-40 Elijah Pilcher, John Boyles, John G. Bean. 1841 E. C. Wright, Richard Poston, David Jordan. 1842 D. M. Pruden, Richard Poston, David Jordan. 1843 D. M. Pruden, Isaac Long, David Jordan. 1844-45 D. M. Pruden, G. N. Reade, David Jordan. 1846 Clayton Starr, G. N. Reade, Harrison Halbert. 1847 Clayton Starr, G. N. Reade, D....

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Bern Township Town Officers 1828-1868

Township Trustees 1828-1868. 1828-30 John Henry, James Dickey, John Wickham. 1831-33 " David James, Jeffrey Buchanan. 1834 Dyar Selby, Sen., John Wickham, James Dickey. 1835 William J. Brown, " " 1836 " David James, " 1837 Matthew Henry, " " 1838 " " Wm. J. Brown. 1839 " James Dickey, " 1840 J. E. Vore, " John Work 1841 David James, Thornton Swart, " 1842 " James Dickey, Dyar Selby, Jun. 1843 Joseph McCune, " " 1844 " " Reuben Hague. 1845 David James, " " 1846 Jesse Carr, Dyar Selby, John Work. 1847 David Colvin, Robert Henry, Wm. Rardin 1848 " Levi Ellis, " 1849 " Edward Ginn, Calvin Tracy. 1850 James Henry, " J. E. Vore. 1851 Lewis Dille, Reuben Hague, Calvin Tracy. 1852 " Edward Ginn, " 1853 Andrew Ogg, Philip W. Lampson, John E. Vore. 1854 " J. S. King, " 1855 H. C. Selby, " John Whaley. 1856 " Philip W. Lampson, David Gilchrist. 1857 David James, Edward Ginn, ` " 1858 Levi Rardin, J. M. Smith, George Wyatt. 1859 Clark Dodds, Washington Endicott, " 1860 Dyar Selby, " H. T. McCune. 1861 H. C. Selby, " Warren W. Wickham. 1862 Dyar Selby, Thomas Dickson, " 1863 Elijah Hanson, " " 1864 Owen Gifford, " Washington Endicott, 1865 Levi Rardin, " " 1866 H. C. Selby, " " 1867 " H. L. Driggs, Elijah...

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York Township Town Officers 1840-1868

The first election for town officers was held April 27, 1839, when Charles Cable was elected mayor; A. J. Bond recorder; John Coe, S. M. Sheppard, John Hull, W. W. Poston, and James Rusk trustees. Luther Burt was appointed marshal of the village, and Robert Miller treasurer. James Rusk declining to serve as trustee, Thomas L. Mintun was appointed in his place. Since then the following persons have been elected mayor. Mayors 1840-1868. 1840-William Burlingame. 1841-Ebenezer Fenimore. 1842-Solomon Roberts. 1843-44-James Deaver. 1845-R. G. McLean. 1846-47-No record. 1848-49-Lewis Steenrod. [Mr. Steenrod having resigned, A. J. Guitteau was appointed for his unexpired term.] 1850-51-B. A. Lincoln. 1852-Thomas L. Mintun. 1853-L. Hutchins. 1854-H. H. Miers. 1855-A. M. Burgess. 1856-57-C. T. Hyde. 1858-J. E. Price. 1859-60-A. H. Burrell. 1861-J. E. Howe. 1862-63-M. A. Stewart. 1864-James Eddington. 1865-H. H. Miers. 1866-Jacob C. Frost. 1867-R. R. Patterson. 1868-John F. Welch. The township records from 1818 to 1844 can not be found. Township Trustees 1844-1868 1844 Joshua Sheffield, T. M. Boyles, James H. Devore. 1845-48 Joshua Sheffield, T. M. Boyles, W. W. Poston. 1849 Alvin Baker, L. D. Poston, Pierson Vore. 1850 Alvin Baker, L. D. Poston, John Dew. 1851 Thomas Dew, Joseph Brett, A. H. Cowen. 1852 J. G. Miers Joseph Brett, A. H. Cowen. 1853 Joshua Sheffield, Joseph Brett, A. H. Cowen. 1854 Joshua Sheffield, Aaron Lewis, J. G. Miers. 1855 Joshua Sheffield, John...

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Ames Township Town Officers 1804-1868

The first election for township officers in Ames was held June 1, 1802 (nearly three years before the organization of the county), at the house of Silvanus Ames, and resulted as follows: Nathan Woodbury, George Ewing and Samuel Brown, trustees; Daniel Weethee, clerk; Josiah True and Samuel Brown, overseers of the poor; Nathan Woodbury, Joseph Pugsley and John Swett, fence viewers; George Wolf and Christopher Herrold, house appraisers; Daniel Converse, lister; Samuel Brown and Benjamin Brown, supervisors; Daniel Converse and Silvanus Ames, constables. In 1803 the following were elected: Benjamin Brown, Silvanus Ames and Daniel Weethee, trustees; George Ewing, clerk; Nathan Woodbury and Joshua Wyatt, overseers of the poor; Benjamin Brown, John Brown and Samuel Brown, fence viewers; Jacob Boyles and Edmund Dorr, house appraisers; Josiah True, lister; William Brown, John Brown and Josiah True, supervisors; William Brown and Josiah True, constables. Township Trustees 1804-1868. 1804 David Boyles, Azel Johnson, Nathan Woodbury. 1805 Benjamin Brown, Josiah True, Daniel Weethee. 1806 Ephraim Cutler, John Brown, " 1807 Abel Glazier, Benjamin Davis, Zebulon Griffin. 1808 Robert Palmer, Reuben J. Davis, George Walker. 1809-10 Seth Fuller, Josiah True, George Wolf. 1811 Silvanus Ames, George Ewing, Daniel Weethee. 1812 Joshua Wyatt, Seth Fuller, John Brown, 2d. 1813-15 Ezra Green, " " 1816 Jason Rice, Russell S. Lovell Daniel Phillips. 1817 Silvanus Ames, " Jonas Rice. 1818 Jacob Boarman, " Ezra Green. 1819 "...

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Waterloo Township Town Officers 1827-1868

Township Trustees since 1827. 1827 William Lowry, Elias Gabriel, Silas Benjamin. 1828-30 William Lowry, Abram Gabriel, Hezekiah Robinett. 1831-34 William Lowry, Daniel Lowry, Jeremiah Thompson. 1835 William Lowry, William Handberry, Samuel Lowry. 1836 John Mintun, William Handberry, George Hewitt. 1837 John Mintun, William Handberry, William Lowry. 1838-39 Hugh Laughlin, William Mills, Elias Gabriel. 1840 William Handberry, William Herron, Elias Gabriel. 1841-42 William Handberry, Elias Gabriel, Pardon C. Hewitt. 1843 William Handberry, Elias Gabriel, Simon Elliott. 1844 William Handberry, Elias Gabriel, Daniel McCoy. 1845 John Mintun, Simon Elliott, Pardon C. Hewitt. 1846 John Mintun, William Lowry, Pardon C. Hewitt. 1847 John Mintun, Hugh Boden, Robert McNeal. 1848 John Mintun, Hugh Boden, John Means. 1849 Andrew Herron, Robert McNeal, John Means. 1850 Hugh Boden, Robert H. Cotton, John Means. 1851 Hugh Boden, Robert H. Cotton, Robert Spear. 1852 Hugh Boden, Robert H. Cotton, Joseph McNeal. 1853 Hugh Boden, John Means, Joseph McNeal. 1854 John Mintun, Samuel Spencer, P. B. Wilson. 1855 William Lowry, Robert Spear, P. B. Wilson. 1856 William Lowry, Charles Burr, Jonathan Mintun. 1857-58 William Lowry, Charles Burr, P. B. Wilson. 1859-60 Robert H. Cotton, William Swaim, Samuel Cagg. 1861-62 Moses Gabriel, William Swaim, Samuel Cagg. 1863 Moses Gabriel, William Swaim, Peter Beckter. 1864 James Boden, William Swaim, Richard Dowler. 1865 James Bell, James Mayhugh, Moses Kennard. 1866 James Bell, Daniel McCoy, Joseph McNeal. 1867 T. J. Allison, Abraham...

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Troy Township Town Officers 1837-1868

The township records prior to 1837 are lost. Township Trustees since 1837. 1837 M. L. Bestow, Jesse Derry, Samuel Dutton. 1838 M. L. Bestow, Jesse Derry, Ferdinand Paulk. 1839 Nicholas Baker, Jedediah Fuller, Ferdinand Paulk. 1840 Nicholas Baker, Jedediah Fuller, Wm. Kincade. 1841 Nicholas Baker, Samuel Dutton, Heman Cooley. 1842 Josephus Tucker, Samuel Dutton, Wm. W. Barrows. 1843-44 Josephus Tucker, Nicholas Baker, John Brookhart. 1845 Samuel Dutton, Nicholas Baker, M. L. Bestow. 1846 Josephus Tucker, Nicholas Baker, Ferdinand Paulk. 1847 Josephus Tucker, Nicholas Baker, Samuel Humphrey. 1848 J. M. Maxwell, R. M. Wilson, R. K. Bridges. 1849 Heman Cooley, Samuel Dutton, Thomas Richardson. 1850 R. M. Wilson, Samuel Humphrey, J. M. Maxwell. 1851 Stephen Warren, Josephus Tucker, J. M. Maxwell. 1852-53 M. L. Bestow, Josephus Tucker, Samuel Humphrey. 1854 Samuel Dutton, Josephus Tucker, C. Creesey 1855 Thomas Richardson, Josephus Tucker, C. Creesey 1856 S. A. Gibbs, Josephus Tucker, C. Creesey 1857-59 M. L. Bestow, Josephus Tucker, Thomas Richardson. 1860 M. L. Bestow, Samuel Humphrey, James Morrison. 1861 Thomas Richardson, Samuel Humphrey, James Morrison. 1862 R. K. Bridges, Shephard Humphrey, James Morrison. 1863 M. L. Bestow, Shephard Humphrey, Thomas Richardson. 1864 John Frame, E. H. Williams, Thomas Richardson. 1865 John Frame, E. H. Williams, F. W. Tipton. 1866 Thomas Smith, E. H. Williams, Thomas Richardson. 1867-68 R. F. Parrish, James B. Dutton, Thomas Richardson. Clerks and Treasurers since 1837. Clerks....

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